October 12, 2017
"Some people call 'em bunkers, some people call 'em pogies, some people menhaden; they're all the same fish."
September 29, 2017
It goes without saying, but the Bay looked awfully different when Captain John Smith first navigated its waters in 1608. The journals of Smith reveal a Bay bursting with life.
September 22, 2017
Archaeologists can learn a lot about a civilization by looking in one place–the trash pit.
September 15, 2017
As we’ve written before, menhaden might not be a common feature on dinner plates, but there’s a reason they’re often called "the most important fish in the sea."
July 19, 2017
Welcome to the dog days of summer! Around the Chesapeake Bay, this is also crab feast season.
June 2, 2017
Anyone who has been fishing or crabbing can attest that half the fun is the thrill of not knowing what exactly is on the end of the line or in the pot.
May 18, 2016
We were fishing a 12-14-foot-deep restoration oyster reef near the U.S. Naval Academy. This particular reef, an underwater point jutting out into the channel, is an example of where oysters thrive.
December 14, 2015
October 6, 2015
September 15, 2015
May 13, 2015
May 7, 2015
As a full-time fly and light tackle fishing guide on the Chesapeake Bay, I find environmental and ecological restoration of the bay vital to the future of my profession. With CBF at the lead, many aspects of water quality in the bay have improved. This is a huge accomplishment considering the stress put on the resource by a large increase in human development in the watershed.
- We Can All Take Steps to Address Climate Change
- Summer Learning Experience for Student Leaders Was a Time for Looking Forward
- Photo of the Week: Northern Fence Lizard
- This Week in the Watershed: Toxic Clouds
- Menhaden Monikers
- Construction of Atlantic Coast Pipeline Will Destroy Lands, Endanger State's Waters
- Photo of the Week: Peace on the Bay
- Scouts Come Together to Save the Bay
- The Trump Administration Doesn't Care About Our Air
- Lafayette Reef Shows That If You Build It, Oysters Will Come Along Just Fine
- Anglers for Clean Water Stories
- Clean Water Stories
- Earth Day
- Education Success Stories
- Farmer Success Stories
- Locally Grown
- Photo of the Week
- Slowing the Flow
- State of the Bay
- Student Leadership
- This Week in the Watershed
- Water Quality
- What's Bill Seeing in the Field?
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